How to Host a LEGO Birthday Party!

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I can’t believe Sammy is now 6 years old!  He’s growing up so fast!  Each year, we let our kids choose which birthday theme they want for their party.  Sammy chose to have a LEGO theme.  I searched at a few stores and had a hard time finding LEGO party supplies, but Party City had […]

The Greatest Gifts for Grads at Best Buy

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Graduation time is here and students around us (both near and far) are graduating and moving onto bigger things! Graduation is a big deal – whether it be Preschool, Elementary School, High School, College or beyond. At Best Buy, you’ll find a variety of gifts for your grad at great prices! Which persona best describes […]

The Greatest Gifts for Dad at Best Buy

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Father’s Day is almost here and it’s time to celebrate the dads in our lives! You’ll find great Father’s Day gift ideas at your local Best Buy. I love shopping at Best Buy and have spent a good amount of time browsing each time I’ve gone. If you don’t want to go to the store […]

Find the Perfect Gift for Mother’s Day with These Helpful Ideas from Best Buy

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Can you believe that it’s already May? Not to mention the fact that Mother’s Day is around the corner! If you’re like me, you probably still have yet to buy that special mom figure in your life a gift for Mother’s Day. Let’s not forget the family who may be asking you (mom) what you […]

PEEP-A-BOO Easter Cupcakes

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Can you believe that Easter is almost here?  When I was a little girl, PEEPS was one of my favorite Easter candies (other than chocolate of course).  As an adult, I still like snacking on PEEPS, as well as decorating with them.  With the inspiration of Wilton products and PEEPS candies, I created PEEP-A-BOO Easter […]

Duncan Hines Limited Edition Spring Velvets Cake Mix + Recipes

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I love cake mix!  Just ask Frank.  We have a LOT of cake mix in our kitchen – from Devil’s Food to Chocolate Fudge to Yellow to Rainbow Chip.  I was recently introduced to Duncan Hines® Limited Edition Spring Velvets™ Cake Mix – perfect for the upcoming Easter holiday!  Duncan Hines® Limited Edition Spring Velvets™ […]

How to Make a Leprechaun for St. Patrick’s Day – Craft for Kids

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St. Patrick’s Day can be a lot of fun for kids – filled with green clothes and jewelry, shamrocks, gold coins, rainbows and Leprechauns!  What’s more fun is when our kids get creative while making crafts!  My son, Dallen, created his very own Leprechaun for St. Paddy’s Day (with mommy’s help of course – hee […]

Put An End to Bad Gifts with Pick UR Gift + Giveaway

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It’s time to find a gift, but you are stumped as to what you should get.  Have you ever had that happen?  It’s a terrible feeling!  After all, when you give a gift, you want it to be something special, meaningful, useful – right?  I mean, I know how I’ve felt when I opened a […]

Helzberg Diamonds INFINITY X INFINITY Diamond Earrings + Giveaway

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Happy Valentine’s Day!  I don’t know about you ladies, but I love diamonds!  Whether the diamond is in a necklace, bracelet, earrings or ring – I love me some bling!  Helzberg Diamonds wants to help us celebrate this Valentine’s Day in style with their new line of INFINITY X INFINITY jewelry.  This is the perfect […]

Show Your Love This Valentine’s Day with Hallmark Cards

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Growing up, I remember opening up Valentine’s Day Cards from my parents and my grandma.  I always looked for the Hallmark symbol on the back of the card.  At one point, I even had cards I had collected over the years from my family.  Unfortunately, these cards were lost in one of the many moves […]

Shop for Valentine’s Day Goodies for Family & Friends at Kohl’s

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Wow!  Can you believe that Valentine’s Day is only a little more than a week away?  Have you found that special someone a gift to show them how much they mean to you?  I don’t know about you, but I haven’t found anything yet for Frank or any of the kids.  I know, I know…but […]

Celebrate More with Holiday Cupcakes from Pillsbury + GIVEAWAY (incl. $100 VISA GC)

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I love to bake!  Whether it’s cake, cupcakes, cookies, brownies – you name it, I love to bake it.  I also love to decorate what I bake, especially cupcakes.  Usually when I bake cupcakes, I use Devil’s Food Cake Mix, but this time, I used Pillsbury’s Moist Supreme Dark Chocolate Premium Cake Mix.  Talk about […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Find the Perfect Gift with Personal Creations

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This holiday season went by so quickly, but was enjoyed thoroughly by our family and friends.  Our kids were so excited to see their filled stockings (with their names on them) in front of their personalized Pilot Cases.   One of my favorite brands to work with this past holiday was Personal Creations.  Oh my […]

Ralphs & Applebees Makes the Perfect Holiday Gift Combination!

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I love the holidays and this past holiday season, they were filled with family, friends, food, fun and gifts!  I recently had the opportunity to go shopping at Ralphs and create a fun Applebees Holiday Gift Basket.  Oh my gosh – there were so many fun goodies I found at Ralphs!  In fact, I had […]

Holiday Headaches? Excedrin Can Help + GIVEAWAY ($100 AM EXP GC)

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The holidays are filled with family, friends, food, shopping and sometimes headaches.  Yes, I said headaches.  With all the cooking, cleaning, shopping and entertaining that goes into the holidays, headaches can come on rather quickly.  The makers of Excedrin® Extra Strength invite you to “Take a Holiday from Headaches” by following these simple steps, provided by […]